Benjamin Wright Raymond
|Benjamin Wright Raymond|
|3rd Mayor of Chicago|
|Preceded by||Buckner Stith Morris|
|Succeeded by||Alexander Loyd|
|6th Mayor of Chicago|
|Preceded by||Francis Cornwall Sherman|
|Succeeded by||Augustus Garrett|
|Born||June 15, 1801
Rome, New York
|Died||April 6, 1883 (aged 81)
|Spouse(s)||Amelia Porter (m. 1835–1883) (his death)|
|Children||George Lansing Raymond|
Raymond was born on June 15, 1801 in Rome, New York. He studied at St. Lawrence Academy. Raymond was married to Amelia Porter from 1835 until his death in 1883. They had a son, George Lansing. Raymond died on April 6, 1883 in Chicago, Illinois from an illness, aged 81.
- The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography. XII. New York: James T. White & Co. 1904. pp. 449.
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